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The Glass Painter's Method: Brushes, Paints and Tools
What a breath of fresh air - a clear, concise book on glass painting.
John Reyntiens: Reyntiens Glass Studio
Here’s a two-minute trailer for our new book. If you know London, you may recognise the bridge in the second high-speed clip - London Bridge. It's also the bridge Stephen walked across to work then back again to home for 14 years before he swapped from working in the City to painting stained glass:
Who's this book for?
This book will serve you well if:
You’re new to traditional stained glass painting and are uncertain which brushes, paints and tools to buy – this book will tell you what you want to know. The accompanying 12 free videos will also introduce you to the key techniques.
You’ve painted stained glass for a while but you worry “Is it my lack of skill which is the problem? Or is it my brushes, paints and tools which stop me achieving the results I want?” – this book will guide you to the answer. And the 17 free designs will give you an excellent resource with which to practise.
You’re a teacher who wants your students to experience the joy of mastering this wonderful craft – this book will show you the smallest, most effective set of brushes, paints and tools to place before them so they can triumph.
From designers and painters Williams & Byrne, and featuring entries from the journals of the forgotten Victorian craftsman Nathaniel Somers, this book will demonstrate how few possessions you really need to paint stained glass.
Williams & Byrne's The Glass Painter's Method is an essential book for all stained glass artisans. It covers the essentials of glass painting in a simple, comprehensive way that demystifies the process and makes it easy to understand and follow. An absolute must for any stained glass artist's library.
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I highly recommend this superb little volume which also fits great in the hand.
J. Kenneth Leap, author of Silver Stain: An Artist’s Guide